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An image of Batik shouldercloth ('slendang') by

Cirebon, Java, Indonesia

Title
Batik shouldercloth ('slendang')
Place of origin
CirebonJavaIndonesia
Cultural origin
Peranakan Chinese people
Year
20th century
Media category
Textile
Materials used
silk, natural dyes; batik
Dimensions

48.0 x 327.6 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Bequest of Alex Biancardi 2000
Accession number
257.2000
Copyright
© Copyright reserved
Location
Not on display
Further information

This Javanese silk shoulder cloth with a layered geometric design of repeated alternating quartered squares, may have originally been made for the Arab export market.

Asian Art Department, AGNSW, August 2000